Ahta River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows W into head of Bond Sound, between Knight and Kingcome Inlets, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°52'10''N, 126°09'56''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/16
Related Maps: 92L
92L/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 25 November 1970 on 92L, as listed in 1966 BC Gazetteer and early field notes.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

So-named on July 1896 survey plans of Lots 117-129, and 132-138 (FB 98/97, ph5), also on survey plans for Lots 505-512, surveyed in September 1907 (FB 816/07 ph16).

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office